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Registered nurse (RN)


Fees enable BCCNP to regulate nursing professionals in the public interest and to carry out the requirements of a regulatory college as set out in the Health Professions Act. Only registration fees are eligible for a refund. GST is not charged unless noted.

Renewal and initial registration fees (annualized) mar. 1, 2019 –
Feb. 29, 2020
 mar. 1, 2020 –
FEB. 28, 2021
Practising — RN, licensed graduate nurse (LGN), provisional RN, provisional LGN $468.48 $500.05
Non-practising — RN, LGN $87.84 $91.25
Temporary — RN, LGN $468.48 $100+daily rate x # of days
CNPS professional liability protection (+GST) mar. 1, 2019 –
Feb. 29, 2020
 mar. 1, 2020 –
FEB. 28, 2021
Practising — RN, licensed graduate nurse (LGN), provisional RN, provisional LGN $48 $48
Temporary — RN, LGN $48 $48
Initial application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
B.C. registered nurse application assessment $212 $230
Canadian registered nurse application assessment $275 $300
International registered nurse application assessment $575​​ $600​
Non-practising registered nurse application assessment $100 $100​

Reinstatement application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
Reinstatement to practising RN application assessment $100 $225
Reinstatement to non-practising RN application assessment $100 $100

Other fees JAN. 1  –
DEC. 31, 2019
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
Status change surcharge (unregistered practice) $300+GST $325+GST
Verification $50​​​+GST​​​​​​​​​​ $50​​​+GST
Not sufficient funds (NSF) $50 $50
Refund processing (registrant requested cancellation) $100 $75
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 2020-21 fees: Practising RN

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BCCNP registration $500.05 
CNPS​ $50.40 (incl. GST)
Total $​550.45​

 Request a refund

You can change your registration status at any time, and you might be eligible for a refund (after the non-refundable $100+GST change status fee). Visit the Leaving or returning to practice page for more information.​​